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IIC moves into new headquarters

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BERN, Switzerland – After a one-year construction the new state-of-the-art-headquarters of Intersport International Corporation (IIC) was officially initiated end of June. A total of 100 IIC employees out of 17 nations are working out of the international headquarters of this sporting goods buyers group. It is located

IIC moves into new headquarters

BERN, Switzerland – After a one-year construction the new state-of-the-art-headquarters of Intersport International Corporation (IIC) was officially initiated end of June.

A total of 100 IIC employees out of 17 nations are working out of the international headquarters of this sporting goods buyers group.

It is located close to the highway in Bern/Switzerland and offers “an attractive 2,700 square meter of administration space and further 2,600 square meter of show room and warehouse area”. According to IIC vice-chairman Klaus Jost “the land area requires expansion potential for another 3,000 square meter”. Overall the building costs were CHF 20 million (EUR 12 million).

Aside the initiation of the new headquarters the sporting goods buyers group general meeting voted and confirmed the management of the board. John Forzani (Forzani Group alias Intersport-Canada) and Klaus Jost (Intersport-Germany) remain president and vice-president of the board. Further confirmed were board members Jussi Mikkola (Intersport-Finland) and Nico van Offeren (Intersport-Holland). New board member and successor of retired Guy Leclerc is Roland Garrigou (Intersport-France).

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